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Kimball H. Carey

Kimball Carey is a partner in Bricker & Eckler's Education group and has a practice devoted exclusively to K-12 education law, with an emphasis on employment law, management procedures, and school associations. He serves as an advocate for boards of education and other education-related entities in state and federal courts and administrative agencies. In addition, Kimball is chief legal counsel to the Buckeye Association of School Administrators and to the Management Council of the Ohio Education Computer Network. Kimball has made numerous appearances on behalf of school associations as a "friend of the court" in cases before the Ohio Supreme Court and other courts across Ohio.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member, Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys (Chair, 1998; Executive Committee, 1992-1999)
  • Member, National Council of School Board Attorneys

Presentations & Published Works

  • Author of LexisNexis Anderson's Ohio School Law Manual, the leading text on Ohio K-12 education law
  • Author of "On Advice of Counsel," a continuing legal newsletter of the Buckeye Association of School Administrators

Bar Admissions & Activities

  • Columbus and Ohio State Bar Associations

Awards & Recognition

  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Education Law) 2008-2015; 2013 Columbus “Lawyer of the Year" for Education


  • The Ohio State University (J.D., 1979)
  • Wittenberg University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1974)



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    Women in Networking's Spring Fling 2015

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